Questions regarding BlueStacks, which allows running of Android apps on a PC.

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How to transfer files between BlueStacks and Windows PC?

I'm using BlueStacks App Player. Sometimes I need to transfer files between BlueStacks (SD card) from/to my Windows. I seem to find the file that stores the data in the SD card on ...
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Viber does not detect my contact list on BlueStacks

I use BlueStacks. I installed Viber before importing contact list to BlueStacks. After importing contact list to BlueStacks list, Viber does not sync the contacts. After importing, I installed ...
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Where are the game save files in PC? Bluestacks (without opening bluestacks)

There's someone who already asked this question but the answer requires opening bluestacks. The problem is my bluestacks is broken and unable to open. It says 'Bluestacks app runner has stopped ...
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Install APK on Bluestacks for Mac

How do you install .apk file on Bluestacks for Mac? More specifically, where is the directory for Bluestacks kept and do I have the 'APK Handler'?
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“Invalid APK” error while installing or updating Facebook app on BlueStacks

It's been a while I am trying to update/install Facebook official app on BlueStacks. Every time I try, I get the error INSTALL_FAILED_INVALID_APK. I have tried installing it in many different ways: ...
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Where can I find a BlueStacks full keyboard shortcuts list?

I googled that but just this showed up with a few of them. I wanted a full list with it because the Key Mapper (Ctrl+Alt+I) isn't working for me, it just freezes and I can't use it. Can someone list ...
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Bluestacks Home Screen

I had installed BlueStacks and the home screen was like an Android tablet in landscape mode. Due to some problem COC game was not working, I uninstalled and reinstalled BlueStacks. Now the home screen ...
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Bluestack - Can't login to game as keyboard doesn't show

In BlueStacks I'm trying to login to 8 Ball Pool (by Miniclip) but there's no way to type. The android keyboard doesn't show and my pc keyboard is not working at that point of the login. How can I ...
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BlueStacks physical keyboard keeps getting ticked ON

I like to have the "physical keyboard" disabled, in order to make appear the virtual keyboard which contains all the Android smileys. However, every time BlueStacks closes or goes to trail (when ...
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Unable to delete .nomedia file from bluestacks shared folder

I want to load my pictures on Gallery but nothing appeared there. After checking in /mnt/sdcard/bstfolder, there is .nomedia file and everytime I delete this, it will generate again and again. I'm ...
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Tilt left and right is not working in bluestacks

Hi I am trying to play Top free games' Bike Race game in Bluestacks software for Windows. I installed it and I started to play the game. But I am not able to tilt action for adjusting my bike. How can ...
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Bluestacks problem regarding Data Files

I once uninstalled bluestacks. But i had saved its game data. And then when reinstalling it i actually had to stop and close in just when it was about to end. Due to a power cut. So next time i opened ...
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Bluestacks: Where are my apps?

I am using the new Bluestacks 0.8.7 build 3069 and the home screen only loads the searching for channels and lots of apps that can be downloaded are shown. I also downloaded the MultiTool 1.06r and ...
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Bluestacks CoC stuck at loading

I am using Bluestacks to play Clash of Clans on my PC. When am connected at work (our provider is outside Germany), I have no problem with it. When am connected at home (in Germany) the game stuck at ...
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Whatsapp problem in bluestacks

Bluestacks suddenly malfunctioned and kept displaying this message "Implementation of recipe on XDA Developers Forum for Android Market, Demonstrates how to implement APks. Please wait for a while for ...
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Google Now Launcher is not displayed in Bluestacks emulator

I have latest version of Bluestacks emulator(v 0.9.25.5401) installed on my Windows PC 64bit. I installed Google Now laucher from the playstore in the bluestacks. And after installing the launcher it ...
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Backup Bluestacks

How do I backup Bluestacks on one Windows PC to move the install to another while maintaining all installed apps and saved data? Seems like a simple procedure but I've not found a solution that does ...
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How can I replace the “gallery” app? (On rooted bluestacks app player)

I am using BlueStacks app player with a rooted Android system installed. I use it for WhatsApp and Kik messengers. I like to send pictures to my contacts but the shared folder is not visible in ...
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How do I configure the keyboard and mouse in BlueStacks?

What's the best way to edit the keymap and mouse controls for BlueStacks in any particular android application? For example, right now I've recently picked up Future Fight and I'd like to bind 1 and ...
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Bluestacks-backup apps and data

How can I backup bluestacks apps and data, so that when I install it on pc after formatting the pc, I can start using it again in the same state I left it ?
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Bluestacks ask Google Play Service eventhough it was installed

I'm trying to play Clash of Clans on my Windows 8 PC with Bluestacks app player. Installation was successful and after launching the game and click on Sign-in to Google+, it said Google Play Service ...
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How to share clipboard between BlueStacks & host Windows PC?

I want to paste texts copied from host Windows PC to apps inside BlueStacks & vice versa. How to do this? I am running BlueStacks beta-1...
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How to transfer files from BlueStacks to another BlueStacks on different PC?

I have been playing a game called Star Wars: Commander and I got a new laptop, and I thought BlueStacks would transfer my file to my new laptop from my old laptop and it didn't. I really don't want to ...
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“INSTALL_FAILED_INTERNAL_ERROR” when installing an app on BlueStacks

I need some help with installing an app that I want to use using the BlueStacks App Player. I've downloaded the APK and I have a problem when I was trying to install it. I tried deleting it and ...
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Cannot open webpages in browsers under Bluestacks

I installed Bluestacks mostly because I wanted to take the advantage of the Android browsers. I installed UC browser, and although it launches correctly, it could not connect to any websites. Any ...
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Bluestacks with a packet capturing program

Is there anyway i would be able to capture my bluestacks traffic on my localhost? I have explored using proxycap on the website but when i tried to set the hostname of the proxy server as my ...
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Error when running android apps via bluestacks (Unsupported Device)

I run android apps using Bluestacks. I installed Clash of Clans android file and installed it and played it via Bluestacks. There is no problem playing the game. But when I want to sign in to my ...
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Softcard (ISIS Wallet) on Bluestacks

This probably won't work, but I'm trying to install the Softcard app on Bluestacks. However I get the error: INSTALL_FAILED_MISSING_SHARED_LIBRARY Has anyone managed to install it?
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Bluestack is not working. how to copy data from its database file?

I installed bluestack on my pc i used it for months but as i upgraded it to the newer version all my shared files got deleted and whenever i tried to copy using esexplorer on bluestack it shows copy ...
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Want to add Persian and Arabic on Samsung Galaxy Phone running Gingerbread OS

Peace be on you All... Dear all... I wan't to Add Persian and Arabic suppport on my Samsung Galaxy Ace having Gingerbread OS, All of my applications running in these languages show broken texts and ...
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bluestacks INSTALL_FAILED_CONTAINER_ERROR

When I try to install an apk using bluestacks I get the following error: INSTALL_FAILED_CONTAINER_ERROR - I'm running bluestacks on a laptop with vista and have ample space. Any help greatly ...
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How to emulate an Android in Japan, Tokyo?

Actually I am trying to get an region lock application to work. The steps I have done is having BlueStack setup in Japanese, while attempting to get VPN to Tokyo, I tried Hola and it didn't work, ...
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How can I spoof my mac address on Bluestacks?

My Bluestacks is rooted already with terminal installed. (Busybox 1.21.1) Thus far, I have tried Mac Address Ghost - App runs, but simply does spoof MAC Xprivacy - xposed framework keeps getting ...
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Run native executable in Android

When I install FaceNiff on Bluestack and try to run the executable file from adb shell by ./FaceNiff I get the error: /system/bin/sh: ./FaceNiff: not executable: magic 7F45 I have rooted the ...
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Iron knights on Bluestacks

So I have been trying to play this game called Iron Knights on the android emulator called Bluestacks. The issue is that everytime i try to play the app i get an error message saying "a hack tool has ...
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How To Fix Bluestack Black Screen Problem in 8 ball pool App

When I run 8 ball pool 3.1.0 app on Bluestacks 0.9.4 displays black screen. http://imgur.com/hnsDsOU How i can fix this black screen problem?
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How can I copy Whatsapp data on Blustacks to my new PC

I have bought a new laptop because I'm travelling to another province(state) and I will be there for 6 months and I can't leave with my PC. I want to know how can I copy the contacts and messages from ...
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Share PC storage with BlueStacks?

I am using BlueStacks Beta 1 but its storage capacity is limited. Is there any way that I can share PC storage so that I can install more apps? EDIT: I have Bluestacks 0.7.5.2700 installed and it ...
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How can I resize my window in bluestacks?

I just downloaded bluestacks, but it's unusable because it refuses to size itself to something that will fit on my screen, and I can't resize it. I've tried the regedit method (all references to ...
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How do I click on the 3 vertical dots on lower right hand corner of the screen in BlueStacks?

The "quit application (x)" button is in front of the "3 vertical dot (the option)" button and it overlaps it. I can't click on the "option" button at all and when I try to, it exits the app since I'm ...
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Trouble rooting Bluestacks 0.9.3

I was using an older version of bluestacks on my computer and recently the update came, i had by old blustacks rooted using bsAutorooter but it doesnt seem to work on this new update, if anyone has ...
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Why am i unable to view the applications installed in the Play Store>All section

In the play store under my apps we have two options. 1)Installed Apps 2)All Previously i could view the complete list of applications which i had installed and also uninstalled previously(the apps ...
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BlueStacks: Is there a keyboard shortcut for the menu button?

Instead of hitting the menu button with the mouse, is there any keyboard shortcut?
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Install apps on Android Phone automatically when installed in BlueStacks

I am developing an Android application, and I have to constantly mail the apk to myself to download to phone. I also use Bluestacks app player for testing. But also verify app in my own phone. Is ...
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Intercepting app http requests

I wanted to be able to intercept http/https requests in apps on Android. I figured the best way to do this was with Bluestacks and Proxycap. But when I configured both of them together, it still ...
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What is the difference between AMD Appzone and the original Bluestacks app player?

i would like to know what is the difference between these two ? Is AMD Appzone just a launcher, or appstore, or what ? They have different UI, but is that the only difference ?
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How can I install APK file on Bluestacks app player?

I have created an Android application using Eclipse, and now I'd like to install the APK on Bluestacks which is running on Windows 7. How can I install an APK on the Bluestacks player?
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change file permission in BlueStacks player qwerty.kl

I want to edit BlueStacks '/system/usr/keylayout/qwerty.kl' to add few more key map to this file, but I cant able to edit this file due to permission issue. Any suggestions on how can I change file ...
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How to configure BlueStack AppPlayer to use Proxy settings when connecting to Network?

Bluestacks allows running of Android apps on Windows by emulating the Android OS image. I recently installed BlueStacks_HD_AppPlayerPro (0.7.0.725) on Windows XP but was not able to download/install ...
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BlueStacks with proxy [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to configure BlueStack AppPlayer to use Proxy settings when connecting to Network? I am using BlueStacks 0.7.7.813. I want to run apps like whatsapp on my laptop and ...